Ryonosuke Oikawa

Ryonosuke Oikawa

He was born on 26 January 1877. He was retired. His family includes Naokichi Oikawa (father), Kisho Oikawa (mother; nee Kisho Sato), Kiyoko Oikawa (daughter), Satsuki Oikawa (wife), Kimiko Oikawa (daughter), Matsuo Oikawa (son) and Naoko Oikawa (daughter). He lived Richmond, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to New Denver, BC.

Metadata

ForenameRyonosuke
SurnameOikawa
Regularized NameRyonosuke Oikawa
Custodian Identification Number3346
NationalityUnknown
ResidenceNew Denver, BC

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